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Episode 1

Luther, Series 1 Episode 1 of 6

Crime drama series. Luther, back from suspension, must solve a seemingly perfect double murder and work out how, and by whom, it was committed.

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1 hour

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Tue 14 Aug 2012 22:30

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Role Contributor
DCI John LutherIdris Elba
Alice MorganRuth Wilson
DCI Ian ReedSteven Mackintosh
Zoe LutherIndira Varma
Mark NorthPaul McGann
DSU Rose TellerSaskia Reeves
DS Justin RipleyWarren Brown
Henry MadsenAnton Saunders
DCSU Russell CornishMatthew Marsh
ProducerKatie Swinden
DirectorBrian Kirk
WriterNeil Cross

Exclusive: The Journey So Far


iPlayer: Catch up on series 1-3 with our 12 mins special.

Video interview: Idris Elba


Idris talks about why Luther's quitting his leave of absence.

New Trail


Luther returns for a 2 part special on BBC One.

Video: What is a good Luther?

We asked Idris Elba what makes a good Luther

We asked the man himself, what makes a good Luther?

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